Saturday January 05, 1991

US date format: 1/5/1991, UK date format: 5/1/1991

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 5, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Denis Alibec and Jenna Rosenow. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Justify My Love by Madonna. In UK Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John was in the top 5 hits. White Fang, directed by Randal Kleiser, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Cat And The Curmudgeon by Cleveland Amory was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coasting. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fighting Masters or Checkered Flag.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Mungday (Discordianism)
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
  • The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.

Events

  • Oh, Kay! closes at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC after 77 performances
  • Edwin Jongejans of the Netherlands wins 1-meter springboard diving title
  • Kevin Bradshaw of US International scores NCAA Division 1 record 72 points.
  • Georgian troops attack Tskhinvali, the capital of South Ossetia, opening the 1991 : 1992 South Ossetia War.

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Movies

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White Fang

White Fang

Directed by: Randal Kleiser

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Seymour Cassel, Susan Hogan

New Jack City

New Jack City

Directed by: Mario Van Peebles

Starring: Wesley Snipes, Ice-T, Allen Payne, Chris Rock

Country: United States of America

The Terror Within II

The Terror Within II

Directed by: Andrew Stevens

Starring: Andrew Stevens, Stella Stevens, Chick Vennera, R. Lee Ermey

Mr. Destiny

Mr. Destiny

Directed by: James Orr

Starring: Jim Belushi, Linda Hamilton, Michael Caine, Jon Lovitz

Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael

Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael

Directed by: Jim Abrahams

Starring: Winona Ryder, Jeff Daniels, Laila Robins, Thomas Wilson Brown

Sport Games on January 05, 1991

Sport Games on January 05, 1991


NFL

American Football
  • Kansas City Chiefs - Miami Dolphins : 16 - 17
  • Washington Redskins - Philadelphia Eagles : 20 - 6
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Coasting

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

The Baby-Sitters Club

The Baby-Sitters Club

Directed by: Melanie Mayron

Boys from the Bush

Boys from the Bush

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Starring: Tim Healy, Chris Haywood, Mark Haddigan, Nadine Garner

Country: Australia

Dark Shadows

Dark Shadows

Torappu ikka monogatari

Torappu ikka monogatari

Days to next January 05

If January 05, 1991 is your birthday you're 29 years, 9 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 5 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Cat And The Curmudgeon by Cleveland Amory

The Cat And The Curmudgeon

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Presents humorous stories relating the true adventures of a white cat called Polar Bear and the ill-tempered old man he owns

Suddenly by George F. Will

Suddenly

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Will compares the success America has had in spreading the democratic/free market message abroad with the difficulties it is experiencing at home.

Lady Boss by Jackie Collins

Lady Boss

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THE DANGEROUSLY BEAUTIFUL LUCKY — RETURNS IN LADY BOSS. AND THIS TIME THE SHOCKINGLY SENSUAL, RUTHLESSLY CLEVER LUCKY IS OUT TO CONQUER HOLLYWOOD!. She

Dazzle by Judith Krantz

Dazzle

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"Captivating. Krantz's latest tome... is her most erotic yet. Dazzle sizzles." -- Daily News, Los Angeles. Now, Judith Krantz, best-selling author of Scruples, Mistral's Daughter, and

Friday Night Lights by H. G. Bissinger

Friday Night Lights

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The 25th anniversary edition of the #1 New York Times bestseller and Sports Illustrated’s best football book of all time, with a new afterword by the authorReturn once again to the

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Acrobat Mission

Acrobat Mission

Platform: Arcade, Super Famicom

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Taito

Fighting Masters

Fighting Masters

Platform: Sega Mega Drive

Genre: 2D fighting

Checkered Flag

Checkered Flag

Platform: Atari Lynx Atari Jaguar

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari Corporation

American Gladiators

American Gladiators

Platform: NES, Super NES, Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Amiga

Genre: Sports

Publisher: GameTek

Bugs Bunny Crazy Castle 2

Bugs Bunny Crazy Castle 2

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Publisher: Nintendo

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 05, 1991?

On January 05, 1991 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is January 05, 1991?

On January 05, 1991 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 05, 1991?

On January 05, 1991 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 05, 1991?

On January 05, 1991 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 05, 1991?

On January 05, 1991 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 05, 1991?

On January 05, 1991 several famous people were born including, Jenna Rosenow, Denis Alibec, Soner Aydoğdu.

Which famous people died on January 05, 1991?

Famous people died on January 05, 1991 include, John Eckhardt, Marie Madeline Sullivan, Vasko Popa.

What was the number one song in January 05, 1991?

The number one song in the week of January 05, 1991 was Justify My Love by Madonna in US and Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John in UK.

What were the top hits on January 05, 1991?

The top hits on January 05, 1991 were Justify My Love by Madonna, Because I Love You (The Postman Song) by Stevie B, From A Distance by Bette Midler in US and Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John, Bring Your Daughter... To The Slaughter by Iron Maiden, Sadness Part 1 by Enigma in UK.


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